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Cast and Crew
The Golfer:: My loving husband of some 20 years (yes, I was a child bride!), who likes nothing better than flogging a little white ball around the green fairways (and hopefully not getting into the rough) of his local golf course.
Ma & Pa Kettles:: My parents who live in the country, fondly known as The Kettles. Sadly my gorgeous Dad died in 2015, so it’s just Mum now.
MyDearFIL & MIL:: The Golfer’s Dad & Mum who have now both passed away.
LittleBigBrother:: My brother who is younger than me, but at 6 foot, definitely bigger than me!!
DocSisterInLaw:: LittleBigBrother’s wife (who has a Doctorate!)
Poppet:: My beautiful niece, and daughter of LittleBigBrother and DocSisterInLaw
(blis) n. 1. perfect happiness; serene joy
Obviously the collective noun for a group of stitchers!!
Reading: “In the Presence of the Enemy” by Elizabeth George
Listening to: music on my headphones while walking
Watching: “Berlin Station” (SBS)
Going to: shuffle through the Autumn leaves
- Block 3 done #aurifilthread #lovehandquilting #dogwoodtemplate #mereditheclarktemplatesBlock 2 quilted @aurifilthread #mereditheclarktemplates #dogwoodtemplate #lovehandquiltingEnjoying hand quilting; (finally) started “Dogwood” and using #12 aurifil threads - just slippin’ thru the fabric! @aurifilthread #ilovehandquilting #mereditheclarktemplatesBack to sandals today 😔😉
6 and 6 in 2018
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---- "Style is knowing who you are,
what you want to say,
and not giving a damn." ----
-----"Be yourself.....everyone else is taken." ------
Attributed to Noel Coward
Tag Archives: plants
Such a lot is happening in the garden at the moment. We had a few very hot days, which meant watering time, which gives me a chance to look a bit more closely at what’s going on with various plants. … Continue reading
Earlier this week The Golfer and I headed north to visit Ma Kettle. It’s been a long time since we’ve visited and even though we talk daily on the phone, it’s not the same. Besides I needed a Ma hug … Continue reading
In amongst the continuing-with-Winter-weather Spring, we’ve had a couple of glorious days. The plants in the garden are defying the grey cloud, cold and rain; they know it’s supposed to be Spring. I planted the sweet peas early and they’re … Continue reading
Winter is definitely here; it’s been cold and cloudy, but we’ve also had cold and brilliant clear sunny days too. Loving it! Loving // My cleaned up sewing room – so conducive to creating Eating // Home made pasta and … Continue reading
After our trip to the BWM, we decided we needed a walk, and Ma suggested the recently revamped Bendigo Botanical Gardens. (I didn’t have my camera so these were all taken on my phone.) Dusk was beginning to fall, shadows … Continue reading
Ma Kettle has been visiting and I took advantage of her help on Monday making her slave away. First we visited the nursery and bought up on plants and potting mix. We then donned our “gardening clothes” and set to. … Continue reading